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  • Editor: C. Martijn de Sterke
  • Vol. 15, Iss. 14 — Jul. 9, 2007
  • pp: 8598–8602

Multi-millijoule, diode-pumped, cryogenically-cooled Yb:KY(WO4)2 chirped-pulse regenerative amplifier

K. Ogawa, Y. Akahane, M. Aoyama, K. Tsuji, S. Tokita, J. Kawanaka, H. Nishioka, and K. Yamakawa  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Express, Vol. 15, Issue 14, pp. 8598-8602 (2007)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OE.15.008598


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Abstract

A diode-pumped, cryogenically-cooled Yb:KYW regenerative amplifier utilizing chirped-pulse amplification and regenerative pulse shaping has been developed. An amplified pulse with an energy of 5.5 mJ and a broad bandwidth of 3.4 nm is achieved.

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OCIS Codes
(140.3580) Lasers and laser optics : Lasers, solid-state
(140.7090) Lasers and laser optics : Ultrafast lasers
(320.5540) Ultrafast optics : Pulse shaping

ToC Category:
Lasers and Laser Optics

History
Original Manuscript: January 2, 2007
Revised Manuscript: April 13, 2007
Manuscript Accepted: April 16, 2007
Published: June 25, 2007

Citation
K. Ogawa, Y. Akahane, M. Aoyama, K. Tsuji, S. Tokita, J. Kawanaka, H. Nishioka, and K. Yamakawa, "Multi-millijoule, diode-pumped, cryogenically-cooled Yb:KY(WO4)2 chirped-pulse regenerative amplifier," Opt. Express 15, 8598-8602 (2007)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/oe/abstract.cfm?URI=oe-15-14-8598


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